A 27-year-old student of College of Health Science and Technology, Rivers State, Ebube Essien-Garricks, has emerged the winner of a Cessna 182T aircraft in the MTN Ultimate Wonder promo.
Essien-Garricks won after a draw held at the head office of MTN in Lagos on Tuesday.
The Chief Marketing Officer, MTN, Mr. Larry Annetts, said the draw leading to the winner was interesting, credible and transparent.
Annets said: “When we came out with the promo, many doubted us but today we have an Ultimate winner who will go home with the promised Cessna 182T aeroplane.
“The take-home for us here is that MTN is committed towards enriching the lives of its consumers.
“When we say we will do something, you can be sure that we don’t renege on our promises.
“The can-do-spirit is forever guiding our paths in offering utmost satisfaction to our consumers and we are glad that today a Nigerian has been enriched and empowered with an aeroplane.”
The winner, however, opted for the cash equivalent of the airplane.
The aircrafts is worth N64 million.
Essien-Garricks, who was notified of her emergence as the winner via telephone, said: “I am short of words.
“There is no word to describe what I feel right now.
“It is almost as if it is a dream but I know that nothing can be more real than what I am feeling right now.
“This must be the best Christmas gift ever.
“It is truly wonderful.”